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Crennel said it would be "crazy" to not consider Manning's talent
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INDIANAPOLIS -- Add another name to the ever-growing list of Robert Griffin III admirers -- and this guy is an NFL coach who actually interviewed Griffin at the Scouting Combine.
Romeo Crennel, new Chiefs coach and former Browns coach, has joined the list of folks impressed with Griffin after talking with him Friday night.
"You only have 15 minutes to talk to guys and that...
Forget NFL rules about free agent tampering: New Chiefs coach Romeo Crennel says he would absolutely entertain the idea of bringing Peyton Manning to Kansas City if the Colts release the four-time NFL MVP quarterback.
"With a talent like that, I would be crazy not to consider it if he were available," said Crennel at the NFL Scouting Combine.
Although it is unknown of...
A few days ago, Romeo Crennel made a couple of remarks regarding two players — Peyton Manning and Chad Henne — that are still under contract with their respective teams.
That’s a big no-no to the NFL, who may now have no choice but to take action.
According to the Kansas City Star, Crennel is facing a fine and the Chiefs could be stripped of a draft pick for possible tampering...
Kansas City coach Romeo Crennel says his team would consider signing Peyton Manning -- if the four-time league MVP becomes a free agent. Crennel made the comment Saturday at the NFL's annual scouting combine in Indianapolis. Manning's future has been a hot topic around the city for months, and with the likelihood the Colts will not pay a $28 million bonus by March 8 to keep...
Romeo Crennel could get fined and the Chiefs stripped of a draft choice for comments their head coach made at the NFL scouting combine.
Whenever a Patriots player is released or allowed to explore their free-agent options, the common line of thinking is that they’ll head to Kansas City, Atlanta or anywhere else with ties to coach Bill Belichick. That’s happening now as speculation heats up with Patriots RB BenJarvus Green-Ellis.
The 1,000-yard rusher from 2010 is going to be a free agent, and if he’s not signed...
Kansas City coach Romeo Crennel says his team would consider signing Peyton Manning -- if the four-time league MVP becomes a free agent.
“Well, I’m not supposed to talk about anybody else’s players,” Crennel said with a smile, “he’s still a player with Indianapolis. But with a talent like that, I would be
Kansas City Chiefs coach Romeo Crennel said Saturday his team would consider signing Peyton Manning -- if the four-time league MVP becomes a free agent.
Chiefs coach Romeo Crennel committed an apparent violation of the tampering rules by telling the media on Friday that he “would be crazy not to consider [Peyton Manning] if he’s available.” Given that the tampering rules prohibit at page 3 “[a]ny public or private statement of interest, qualified or unqualified, in another club’s player to…
On Saturday, Kansas City coach Romeo Crennel let it slip that the Chiefs would be interested in pursuing the four-time league MVP - if the Colts let him leave as…Click to Continue »
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Kansas City coach Romeo Crennel says his team would consider signing Peyton Manning -- if the four-time league MVP becomes a free agent.
If the NFL plans to investigate and/or punish the Chiefs for tampering based on coach Romeo Crennel’s recent comments regarding Colts quarterback Peyton Manning, the league isn’t saying so. Spokesman Greg Aiello tells PFT via email that the league declines to comment on whether Crennel’s remarks constitute tampering. But what of a recent tweet from…